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After winning the Taco Bell Skills Challenge on Saturday night, San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker took to the floor once more in Orlando on Sunday night. This time however, Parker wasn’t the player receiving a trophy, as Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant lead the Western Conference All-Stars to a 152-149 victory with 36 points.
San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich might be smiling when he sees the box score from Sunday, as Parker only logged 12:16 minutes while scoring six points on 3-of-5 shooting, dishing four assists, and grabbing two rebounds.
The Eastern squad made their way back from down 21-points late behind Miami’s LeBron James’ 36 points, but James, ended up being the one to also create more of a headache for himself in the winding moments of the game.
The West came out with an impression of “Lob City” as starting Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul (12 assists) helped the West score 20 points in the paint with alley-oops to his big man Blake Griffin (22 poi...
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Tony Parker is the only player representing the San Antonio Spurs at all-star weekend, and he got things started off right, winning the Taco Bell Skills Challenge.For Parker, it was his third skills challenge. He also participated in 2003 and 2008.After finishing the first round of the shooting, passing and dribbling challenge in second place in just under 30 seconds, Parker turned...
Kevin Durant is one of the NBA's biggest stars, whether he ranks himself in that class or not. Now, he has an MVP trophy that proves it.
Durant received his first All-Star game MVP award Sunday night after leading the West to a 152-149 victory over the East.
The Oklahoma City Thunder forward scored 36 points and grabbed seven rebounds to help the West build a 21-point cushion...
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All-Star MVP Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Western Conference celebrates with hip-hop artist Lil’ Wayne during the 2012 NBA All-Star Game at the Amway Center — Durant and the Thunder are primed for an NBA Finals run this year. Watch out. -TO
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The 2012 NBA All-Star Game not only contained some incredible individual performances, but was actually an entertaining contest as the East rallied back from a 20 point deficit in the fourth to pull within one point of their opponents with 22 seconds to play, but they fell short as the West won the game by a final margin of 152-149 at the Amway Center in Orlando.
There is no question the NBA dunk contest lacks star power, this has caused the popularity of the event to go down big time . Just look at Saturday’s dunk contest, and who was in it Jeremy Evans, Paul George, Chase Budinger and Derrick Williams. Who?
There were no really highlight dunks on the evening. Most of the dunks were done with props. So they weren’t great...
The NBA All-Star Game drew signicant numbers - and not just on the scoreboard.
Going head-to-head with the Academy Awards, the All-Star Game produced its second-highest overnight rating since 2005.
The All-Star Game drew a 5.4 overnight for TNT - its best showing since the 5.9 effort in 2005.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant led the Western Conference to a 152-149 victory...
Kevin Durant.The Oklahoma City Thunder will head into the second half of the regular season on a red-hot roll – and one that has me really believing they could win it all.Not only are Kevin Durant and the Thunder tied with Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat for the best record in the league (27-7) but they’re also coming off of consecutive 15-point wins over the Celtics and Lakers...
Kevin Durant says it's too early to think about a potential Heat-Thunder NBA finals. It seems hard to ignore at the season's midpoint. The teams share the league's best record and both rolled into the All-Star break. With Durant and Russell Westbrook on one side and LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh looking to avenge their finals disappointment, the series could be a thriller.
ORLANDO, FLA. (AP) - Kevin Durant says it's too early to think about a potential Heat-Thunder NBA finals.It seems hard to ignore at the season's midpoint.The teams share the league's best record and both rolled into the All-Star break. With Durant and Russell Westbrook on one side and LeBron James, ...
The Western Conference All-Stars held on to defeat the Eastern Conference All-Stars 152-149 in the NBA All-Star game. The Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant won his first All-Star game MVP.Click to Continue »
Kobe Bryant got the scoring record, Kevin Durant the MVP, and the West got the win - barely.
Western Conference's Blake Griffin (32), of the Los Angeles Clippers, dunks the ball during the first half of the NBA All-Star basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, in Orlando, Fla.
Western Conference's Kevin Love (42), of the Minnesota Timberwolves, dunks on Eastern Conference...